Haywards Heath 2nds 2-0 Wivelsfield Green
Wivelsfield Green 5-2 Haywards Heath 2nds
Emma Chrimes was outstanding for Wivelsfield but could not find the net (Photo: Dave Burt)
What a difference a game makes. The spoils were shared in the double-header between two local rivals in challenging conditions, each winning one of the matches.
Haywards Heath were fairly consistent throughout the two games, their success based on a solid defence and the twin attacking threat of Katie Harding and Keeley Wheatley.
Contrastingly, Wivelsfield went from one extreme to the other, wasting the first half of the opening encounter as they struggled to get to grips with the blustery conditions and artificial surface, but then building on the confidence that flooded back as they played their more familiar passing game. Continue reading